International Institute for Environment and Development
Most widely held works about International Institute for Environment and Development
Most widely held works by International Institute for Environment and Development
World resources : a report by the World Resources Institute and the International Institute for Environment and Development ( Serial )
in English and held by 1,457 libraries worldwide
Survival for a small planet the sustainable development agenda ( Book )
4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 877 libraries worldwide
"Survival for a Small Planet brings together dozens of the leading experts from around the world in a 'post-WSSD' analysis of the prospects for sustainable development on all the major policy fronts including security, finance, urban governance, radical partnerships, migration, health, access to resources and the role of markets. The group of authors examines the contributions that governments, business and civil society can each make to improve our prospects and they set out the agenda for those working to achieve a sustainable world. This is essential reading and a vital resource for all those involved in researching and implementing sustainability at all levels and in all places."--BOOK JACKET.
Down to earth : environment and human needs by Erik P Eckholm ( Book )
2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 823 libraries worldwide
The sustainable forestry handbook a practical guide for tropical forest managers on implementing new standards ( Book )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 632 libraries worldwide
"Provides a guide to the practicalities of implementing international standards for sustainable forest management. This highly practical handbook is aimed at forest managers"--Provided by publisher.
Convivial urban spaces creating effective public places by Henry Shaftoe ( Book )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 530 libraries worldwide
'Brilliant! This thoughtful and illuminating book fills a significant gap in urban design literature and is a must-have reference book for anyone concerned with the creation or management of the public realm.' Michele Lavelle Partner in 4D Landscape Design 'A book rich in good practices noted by a traveller and teacher with the hawk-eye of an architect and photographer. ' Tobias Woldendorp Senior CPTED Consultant at DSP-groep Amsterdam. 'A welcome addition to the literature of urban design placemaking.' Joe Holyoak Course Director MA Urban Design Birmingham City University Despite developments.
Sustainable event management a practical guide by Meegan Jones ( Book )
7 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 495 libraries worldwide
It could be said the most environmentally friendly event is none at all. But that's no fun. Public parties always have and always will be a part of the human story. Yet those who stage events have a social and environmental responsibility to reduce their impacts. Written by a leader in the field, this practical, step-by-step guide leads readers through the key aspects of how to understand and manage the impacts of events of any type and scale. The product of tried-and-tested methods used across the event industry, coverage includes an overview of sustainable event management and detailed discu.
The forest certification handbook by Ruth Nussbaum ( Book )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 483 libraries worldwide
Making development sustainable : redefining institutions, policy, and economics ( Book )
3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 471 libraries worldwide
The new peasantries struggles for autonomy and sustainability in an era of empire and globalization by Jan Douwe van der Ploeg ( Book )
4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 440 libraries worldwide
Jan Douwe van der Ploeg combines long engagement in the empirical study of farming and farmers, and of alternative agricultures, in very different parts of the world, with a sophisticated analytical acumen and capacity to provoke in fruitful ways.'. Henry Bernstein, School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London, UK. 'This book makes a timely and original contribution. The author revitalizes our interest in peasant societies through an in-depth examination of how rural populations in state systems respond to neo-liberal globalization.'. Robert E. Rhoades, Distinguished Research P.
Mobilizing technology for world development ( Book )
4 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 432 libraries worldwide
Rural planning in developing countries : supporting natural resource management and sustainable livelihoods by D. B Dalal-Clayton ( Book )
4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 424 libraries worldwide
This book provides an international perspective on rural planning, focused on developing countries. It examines conventional development planning and innovative local planning approaches, drawing together lessons from recent experience of rural planning and land use. The authors examine past and current practice and ways that land use planning and management of natural resources can underpin sustainable local livelihoods. They draw on case studies from Africa, Asia and Latin America to present findings relevant throughout the developing world.
Natural resources and economic development in Central America : a regional environmental profile by H. Jeffrey Leonard ( Book )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 391 libraries worldwide
An introduction to climate change economics and policy by Felix FitzRoy ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 360 libraries worldwide
An introduction to the economic and policy aspects of climate change that assumes no prior knowledge, this title covers the main policies needed to control climate change including carbon taxes, renewable energy subsidies and demand management.
Corporate impact measuring and managing your social footprint by Adrian Henriques ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 310 libraries worldwide
World resources 1986 ( Book )
3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 307 libraries worldwide
World resources 1988-89 : a report ( Book )
2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 294 libraries worldwide
Strategies for national sustainable development : a handbook for their planning and implementation ( Book )
5 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 245 libraries worldwide
Banking on the biosphere? : Environmental procedures and practices of nine multilateral development agencies by Robert E Stein ( Book )
3 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 233 libraries worldwide
The Greening of aid : sustainable livelihoods in practice ( Book )
4 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and held by 226 libraries worldwide
Human rights in natural resource development : public participation in the sustainable development of mining and energy resources ( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 220 libraries worldwide
Africa Agricultural systems Architecture--Human factors Bibliography Case studies Central America City planning--Social aspects Climatic changes Climatic changes--Economic aspects Conference proceedings Conservation of natural resources Developing countries Economic assistance, American Economic development--Environmental aspects Economic history Economic indicators Economic policy Economic policy--Environmental aspects Environmental impact analysis Environmental law Environmental policy Environmental protection Forest management Forest management--Standards Forest products--Certification Forests and forestry Handbooks, manuals, etc. History Housing Human ecology International Institute for Environment and Development Land tenure Land use Natural resources Natural resources--Law and legislation Natural resources--Management Peasants Periodicals Population Public spaces Risk assessment Rural development Rural development--Environmental aspects Social responsibility of business Special events--Management Sustainability Sustainable development Sustainable forestry Technology Technology transfer
Institut International des Problèmes pour l'Environnement et le Développement
Institut international pour l'environnement et le développement
Instituto Internacional de Medio Ambiente y Desarrollo
Instituto Internacional para el Desarrollo y Medio Ambiente
International Institute of Environment and Development
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